Tag: social-welfare

120 Why do European cities have so many homeless and beggars despite its high-tax welfare system? 2018-09-12T14:43:45.347

58 Why is a big country less suitable for high-tax, high-welfare system? 2018-03-09T05:51:17.040

24 Do immigrants to the US use up more welfare? 2018-09-24T15:54:44.390

20 Is Chomsky's "standard technique of privatization" historically accurate? 2019-01-26T17:27:06.410

14 Will basic income necessarily be a government initiative? 2014-11-21T08:40:11.137

12 What proportion of unemployment benefit spending actually goes to the unemployed? 2020-05-23T12:46:37.597

11 What are the expected economic ramifications of the Swiss basic income initiative? Has something like this ever been tried before? 2014-04-13T17:36:44.133

10 Can providing a basic income to a subset of poor citizens benefit the government politically? 2016-01-29T09:55:19.937

9 Who are the homeless 2018-07-09T19:19:29.887

9 Is the US a welfare state? 2019-12-22T22:09:49.270

8 What estimates are there on the level of fraud in the Social Security Disability Insurance program? 2013-10-11T06:17:42.433

7 How/why was the Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation set at a flat $600/week? 2020-07-31T23:45:22.973

5 "Debunking Scandinavian Envy" 2016-08-21T15:55:11.843

5 What motivates left-wing and right-wing attitudes toward means-tested versus universal social programs? 2021-01-27T01:03:54.380

4 But without government, who will take care of the poor? 2015-03-05T05:55:03.600

4 Why there is so much neglect and even the hate of socialism/communism as the postcapitalism? 2016-10-09T11:42:33.680

4 Generosity in the World Happiness Score 2019-05-10T11:17:34.800

3 What is the real cost of unconditional basic income for germany compared to social spending 2017-02-02T09:41:43.263

3 Model of interactions between government and society (circular dependency) 2018-08-22T16:00:52.047

2 US political parties that support EU style social social welfare spending? 2017-05-08T22:24:27.523

2 Where can I find a scatter plot of welfare spending vs. immigrant rate? 2018-07-21T02:35:18.667

2 Why is there a hard limit to the total length of time one can receive TANF benefits in one’s lifetime? 2019-05-21T02:41:53.737

1 Does the populist rise in Europe prove that intra-party democracy is not working? 2018-11-04T13:09:59.637

1 Failure of Ujjwala Scheme (LPG subsidies) in India 2019-04-08T04:35:44.827

0 Does the percentage of single mothers correlate with high welfare states? 2013-08-24T23:54:20.823

0 How much did the US spend on each means-tested program during the last 5 years? 2013-10-29T01:48:36.220

0 The ethics on darwinism and social darwinism 2019-01-10T23:39:06.043

-1 Why is the intellectual consensus in the UK to prefer state-controlled philanthropy? 2017-11-28T11:31:41.910

-2 How can European states have a sustainable retirement system since deteriorating health is associated with the increasing retirement age 2020-03-04T11:02:43.627

-3 What prevents a country from increasing its welfare budget in a vicious cycle as the percentage of citizens on government assistance approaches 50+%? 2019-03-26T04:12:02.040

-4 Why don't people who are upset about economic inequality donate to the poor? 2018-07-16T11:31:21.707

-6 What percentage of people receive SNAP benefits for extended periods of time? 2013-12-12T18:48:21.753

-10 Why don't proponents of welfare services self-organize and do it themselves? 2019-08-14T15:43:28.033